Synonyms of direction in English:

direction


See definition of direction

noun

1‘the village is over the moor in a northerly direction’

SYNONYMS

way, route, course, line, run, bearing, orientation

2‘there's uncertainty over the political direction the newspaper might adopt’

SYNONYMS

orientation, inclination, leaning, tendency

bent, bias, preference, disposition

drift, aim, tack, attitude, tone, tenor, mood, feel, style, flavour, vein

current, trend

3‘the department is under the direction of a senior executive’

SYNONYMS

administration, management, supervision, superintendence, government, regulation, orchestration

control, command, rule

conduct, handling, running, overseeing, masterminding

leadership, guidance

4‘the ward sister gave explicit directions about nursing care’

SYNONYMS

instruction, command, order, bidding, charge, injunction, dictate, decree, edict, enjoinment, prescription, rule, regulation, requirement

guideline, recommendation, suggestion

guidance, information, briefing